Why Principals Need to Make Student Mental Health a Priority – Prothero, A (2018)

Summary of what principals can do:

  • Provide basic mental-health support to all students, including universal screening for depression
  • Advocate for mental-health professionals to work in your buildings, including school psychologists
  • Offer education to parents and students about types of mental-health issues and effective treatment

Source: Facebook feed @ https://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2018/10/17/why-principals-need-to-make-student-mental.html?fbclid=IwAR0aMic4XVz-7HemDmaov1yBkIMO5mS9YD57xxBTI99U8tOxfcV0FSuHGK0 [go here for full article – for copyright reasons only a brief summary of article content csn be provided]

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